Lakhs of candidates appear in NEET entrance examination every year but only few thousands of them are selected and given admission to the prestigious colleges in MBBS and BDS degree programs.
There is less than 1% chance of candidates getting a MBBS and BDS seat through NEET. As expected many candidates who appear in the NEET are unable to get past the examination to get admission in MBBS or BDS courses. But candidates should not be disheartened with this small failure as this is not the end of life. There are numerous other options available, if not NEET. With the compilation of these alternatives, PrepLadder has uploaded this article to help the candidates to opt an alternative and continue their careers.
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Below mentioned are the various things that can be done if NEET is not cleared.
Other Entrance Exams
There is not only NEET that conducts examination for admission in MBBS and BDS. Other competitive exams like AIIMS, COMEDK, exams conducted State wise and also the entrance exams conducted by Private universities.
Private Medical Colleges
While a little more expensive, some private medical colleges are a good bet to pursue your MBBS or BDS studies. Some reputed private medical colleges in the country include
St.John's National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore
Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
Christian Medical College, Ludhiana and many more
If you are really serious with NEET and want to crack it to get a Seat in Top Notch college then you can drop a year and prepare for the exam nextt year. But only drop an year if you are really determined, else drop this idea than dropping a year.
Apart from MBBS and BDS
If the Candidates who were unable to clear NEET and are no longer interested in MBBS or BDS then they have endless options out of this field like Physiotherapy, BAMS and Nursing.
You can opt for any other career and live a happy life.